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MSNBC
Aug 21, 2011 7:30am EDT
the big corporations and all of the technology that's out there. a lot of people are on linkedin, nowada nowadays. >> that's why i use linkedin, and use it all of the time. >> brian. we own an art restoration company. beside ours website, we do print advertising in specialty magazines and have videos youtube. and other than walking around wearing a sandwich board and ringing a bell, what else is there to do? >> it's something i could care less about because i have nothing to know about art, but when you think about someone that really knows something as a specialist like that, what he's doing is good. he needs to identify himself and separate himself so he should be write something more. if he likes to speak he should be public speaking and there are trade magazines and make himself into an expert. someone that people want to go to to get his opinion or go to a lecture that he's talking about. so one step above just blasting out the advertising and the e-mail. differentiate yourself and make yourself a professional in that area. >> search engine optimization would be important for this t
CNN
Aug 21, 2011 5:00am PDT
, and engage on linkedin, and share advise with others in their field. >> what have you done in terms of making yourself more marketing? >> i have not done the twitter and facebooking, but i havebeen networking with people. >> just talking to people. >> yeah, somebody standing on the corner, it doesn't matter who they are, and i open myself up to let everybody know i am seeking employment. >> there are a few sectors hiri hiring. at this point johanna says she has been out of work for 18 months and will do anything. >> the number one thing is to say i can do anything. employers don't want somebody desperate. so focus in on what your specific skills are and then identify specific jobs. don't say i would like to apply for any job in your organization. >> when you hear the numbers, the unemployment rate overall in the nation is 9.1%. for blacks, it's 15.9%. for whites, it's 8.1%. nearly double for african-americans. >> and it may be even more than that, because honestly, they are not counting -- i think the numbers are sort of fudged. and the reason why i say that is because there are people still
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